# Cubic

• 1 cubic — CÚBIC, Ă, cubici, ce, adj. De forma unui cub (1), Privitor la cub. ♢ Zahăr cubic = zahăr în formă de mici paralelipipede regulate, cu baza pătratică. ♦ Care conţine puterea a treia a unei mărimi. – Din fr. cubique, lat. cubicus. Trimis de cristi …

Dicționar Român

• 2 cubic — cubic, cubical Cubical means only ‘shaped like a cube’ (a case that s roughly cubical in shape) whereas cubic has other meanings as well, as in cubic equation, cubic measure, cubic metre, etc., and also the meaning ‘cube shaped’ in technical… …

Modern English usage

• 3 Cubic — Cu bic (k? b?k), Cubical Cu bic*al ( b? kal), a. [L. cubicus, Gr. ?????: cf. F. cubique. See {Cube}.] 1. Having the form or properties of a cube; contained, or capable of being contained, in a cube. [1913 Webster] 2. (Crystallog.) Isometric or… …

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

• 4 cubic — cu‧bic [ˈkjuːbɪk] adjective cubic centimetre/​metre/​unit etc a measurement of space which is calculated by multiplying the length of something by its width and height: • The well produced 19.4 million cubic metres of gas. * * * cubic UK US… …

• 5 Cubic — Cu bic, n. (Geom.) A curve of the third degree. [1913 Webster] {Circular cubic}. See under {Circular}. [1913 Webster] …

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

• 6 cubic — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having the shape of a cube. 2) (of a unit of measurement) equal to the volume of a cube whose side is one of the linear unit specified: a cubic metre. 3) involving the cube (and no higher power) of a quantity or variable.… …

English terms dictionary

• 7 cubic — [kyo͞o′bik] adj. [ME cubik < OFr cubique < L cubicus < Gr kybikos: see CUBE1] 1. having the shape of a cube 2. having three dimensions, or having the volume of a cube whose length, width, and depth (or height) each measure the given unit …

English World dictionary

• 8 Cubic 22 — were a dance music project, made up of two Belgian producers that first started recording in the early 1990s. Peter Ramson and Danny Van Wauwe also went on to issue material under various pseudonyms. The duo were a part of the burgeoning house …

Wikipedia

• 9 cubic — (adj.) 1550s, from M.Fr. cubique (14c.), from L. cubicus, from Gk. kybikos, from kybos cube (see CUBE (Cf. cube)). Related: Cubical …

Etymology dictionary

• 10 Cubic — Cubical redirects here. For the partition, see cubicle. Contents 1 Science and mathematics 2 Computing 3 Media …

Wikipedia

• 11 cubic — cubicity /kyooh bis i tee/, n. /kyooh bik/, adj. 1. having three dimensions; solid. 2. having the form of a cube; cubical. 3. pertaining to the measurement of volume: the cubic contents of a vessel. 4. pertaining to a unit of linear measure that… …

Universalium

• 12 Cubic U — Hikaru Utada, Kantō 2004 Hikaru Utada (jap. 宇多田 ヒカル, Utada Hikaru; * 19. Januar 1983 in New York) ist eine japanische Sängerin, die mit japanischer Popmusik J Pop berühmt wurde. Ihr Debütalbum First Love ist das meistverkaufte Album und ihre… …

Deutsch Wikipedia

• 13 cubic — 1. adjective /ˈkjuː.bɪk/ a) Used in the names of units of volume formed by multiplying a unit of length by itself twice. <!note: this is correct; although there are three factors, there are only two multiplications cubic metre, cubic foot b)… …

Wiktionary

• 14 cubic — cu|bic [ kjubık ] adjective only before noun 1. ) cubic units are used for measuring VOLUME (=the amount of space in an object): a cubic meter/centimeter 2. ) measured in cubic units: cubic capacity …

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

• 15 cubic — [[t]kju͟ːbɪk[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Cubic is used in front of units of length to form units of volume such as cubic metre and cubic foot. ...3 billion cubic metres of soil …

English dictionary

• 16 cubic — UK [ˈkjuːbɪk] / US [ˈkjubɪk] adjective [only before noun] maths 1) cubic units are used for measuring volume (= the amount of space in an object) a cubic metre/centimetre 2) measured in cubic units cubic capacity …

English dictionary

• 17 cubic — cu•bic [[t]ˈkyu bɪk[/t]] adj. 1) math. having three dimensions; solid 2) math. having the form of a cube; cubical 3) wam pertaining to the measurement of volume: the cubic contents[/ex] 4) wam pertaining to a unit of linear measure that is… …

From formal English to slang

• 18 cubic — adj. 1 cube shaped. 2 of three dimensions. 3 involving the cube (and no higher power) of a number (cubic equation). 4 Crystallog. having three equal axes at right angles. Phrases and idioms: cubic content the volume of a solid expressed in cubic… …

Useful english dictionary

• 19 cubic — I. adjective Date: 15th century 1. having the form of a cube ; cubical 2. a. relating to the cube considered as a crystal form b. isometric 1 3. a. three dimensional b. being the volume of a cube whose edge is a specified unit …

New Collegiate Dictionary

• 20 cubic — cu|bic [ˈkju:bık] adj relating to a measurement of space which is calculated by multiplying the length of something by its width and height →↑square cubic centimetre/metre/inch etc ▪ 75,000 million cubic metres of gas ▪ the cubic capacity of an… …

Dictionary of contemporary English